The queen and the nobody boy : a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices) / by Barbara Else ; with illustrations by Sam Broad.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library||J ELSE (TALE OF FONTANIA) 2 (Text)||39206020905475||J Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781877579233 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 1877579238 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 9781877579493 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 1877579491 (hbk.)
- Physical Description: 326 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
- Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Gecko Press, 2012.
Novel for children.
Sequel to: The travelling restaurant.
"An adventure story about greed, rebellion and finding allies in the most unlikely places."--Back cover.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Part one: How to leave the City of Spires -- Part two: How to cross the Stones of Beyond -- Part three: How to travel to Um'binnia -- Part four: Many shocks and temptations -- Part five: What to do when you've escaped but only so far -- Postscript 1: the royal swear word -- Postscript 2: Emperor Prowdd'on's moustache wardrobe -- Postscript 3 -- Um'binnian cabbage cream.
Hodie is an unpaid odd-job boy at the Grand Palace in the Kingdom of Fontania. Fed-up he decides to leave and better himself in the South. The young Queen, Sibilla is fed-up too due to the gossip about her lack of magical ability. She decides to go with Hodie, insisting he go north.
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